Dean of Loyola Law School
National security correspondent for Politico; former national security correspondent for BuzzFeed News
Professor and Executive Director of the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University
Claire Vaye Watkins
Author of the novel 'Gold Fame Citrus'
District Attorney of Dallas County, Texas
Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Baltimore and columnist for Salon; author of 'The Beast Side: Living (and Dying) While Black in America'
Co-creator of USA Network’s ‘Benched’, SNL alum, current Groundling
The Watson Twins
Los Angeles based sisters, The Watson Twins finish each other’s sentences and sing wonderful harmonies on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
News Editor for Defense One
Congresswoman for California’s 33rd District
Political correspondent for the BBC
Senior Fellow at the Sussex Energy Group at the University of Sussex in England, he has conducted research on energy and the environment in China since the late 1990’s
Executive director of the Downtown Women's Center , an organization focused on ending homelessness for women in downtown Los Angeles
lifelong Republican, she lives in Dallas, Texas
South Asia Bureau Chief for the Los Angeles Times
Director of Special Projects at the Second Amendment Foundation and Executive Director of the International Association for the Protection of Civilian Arms Rights
Reporter for USA Today
Staff attorney with the Human Rights Program at the American Civil Liberties Union
Author of architecture books including Houses of Los Angeles 1885-1919 and Houses of Los Angeles 1920-1935
Executive Director of Safe Ground Sacramento , a nonprofit homeless advocacy group
Executive director of Transportation California, which advocates for transportation infrastructure spending, and technical adviser to the Let's ReBuild California campaign
Director of the Center for African Studies at the University of California at Berkeley and a scholar of Nigeria and the Gulf of Guinea, its major oil-producing region
Vocal artist, beatboxer, musician and comedian
Founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America , an advocacy group founded after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre
Vice President for Health and Safety at the National Mining Association
Neurologist at the University of California, San Francisco
Ric Roman Waugh
Filmmaker, former stunt man
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost of the University of California-Los Angeles
Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, specializing in American politics, and author of Filibuster : Obstruction and Lawmaking in the US Senate
former Democratic Congressman from Los Angeles; former chair of the Energy and Commerce Committee and of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform; author of 'The Waxman Report: How Congress Really Works'
Founder and Editor in Chief of TheWrap.com
Professor of Neurology at Yale Medical School and Director of the Neuroscience Research Center at Veterans Affairs Connecticut.
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Comedian, Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Reporter covering healthcare policy for Bloomberg News; former healthcare reporter for Congressional Quarterly and Congressional Quarterly Politics
Professor of Government at Georgetown University
Research Associate Professor at USC's School of Policy, Planning, and Development
Entertainment Reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal and Editor of The Stardust of Yesterday : Reflections on a Las Vegas Legend
2016 Coro fellow and a current KCRW intern; 2015 UCLA graduate, she was a political science and communication studies double major
Reporter covering medical technology for the Wall Street Journal
Moscow correspondent for the Financial Times
Federal-courts reporter for the Miami Herald
Researcher at the International Computer Science Institute in Berkeley and the University of California San Diego, focusing on network security
Former master printer at Gemini G.E.L.
Science reporter for the BBC
Author of many books on architecture, art and design, including 'Venice, CA: Art and Architecture in a Maverick Community' and 'Building Community: New Apartment Architecture'
City Attorney of Redondo Beach and President of the Los Angeles County Prosecutors Association
Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Education , one of two states to win in the first round of Race to The Top and awarded a little more than $500 million
Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the Commission for Looted Art in Europe
Washington analyst, focusing on trade policy for Bloomberg
Reporter with the Financial Times, based in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Professor at the University of Texas at Austin and Deputy Director of the Energy Institute
Reporter for Associated Press
President of the Los Angeles Police Protective League , the union that represents most of the LA Police Department's rank and
Partner at the public strategy firm of Mercury/Clark & Weinstock; former advisor to Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney's presidential campaigns; former Republican congressman for Minnesota
Staff writer at Time magazine, covering education
Reporter with the Asbury Park Press in New Jersey
Professor of Law and Diplomacy at Johns Hopkins University and and director of its International Law and Organizations program; member of the Defense Policy Board and the United Nations Human Rights Committee
Retired Metro worker and Rail Enthusiast
Scientist and engineer who has managed government and research programs in the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River Basin for many years.
Assistant General Manager and Head of Water Quality for the Orange County Water District
Senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center and blogger at Commentary magazine; former Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Strategic Initiatives (2002-2007)
Senior associate in the Middle East Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
American screenwriter, producer, director and documentary filmmaker
American playright and librettist
Columnist for MarketWatch and the Wall Street Journal
National political correspondent for the Washington Post; former reporter with Bloomberg Politics
Transportation reporter for the Los Angeles Times
Contributing writer to The New York Times Magazine
Professor of Global Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and co-author of 'Authoritarianism & Polarization in American Politics'
President of the Food Research and Action Center
Writer for Capital New York
Executive Director of the Pipeline Safety Trust, an advocacy group based in Bellingham, Washington
Sports writer and filmmaker , based in Los Angeles, California; former sports business reporter for the Wall Street Journal
Senior Scholar at the Middle East Institute ; former intelligence analyst on Pakistan and Afghanistan for the State Department (1999-2003)
David Weinberg is a host and producer at KCRW.
Senior policy advisor at the Bay Area Council, a policy advocacy group backed by the region’s largest employers
Vice President at Public Knowledge, a consumer rights group based in Washington, DC
Professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Texas at Austin, 1979 winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics and the National Medal of Science ; author of The First Three Minutes : A Modern View of the Origin of the Universe
Breaking News and crime reporter at the Orlando Sentinel
Emmy award-winning executive producer and writer -- and author
Reporter for the Washington Post
Pulitzer Prize-winning former reporter for the Philadelphia Inquirer and former reporter for the New York Times; author of 'Legacy of Ashes: A History of the CIA,' 'Enemies: A History of the FBI' and 'One Man against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon'
Associate Director of the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University
President of the American Federation of Teachers
Editor of 'Women Crime Writers: Eight Suspense Novels of the 1940s and 50s'
Director and producer of "Roseanne for President!"
Agent who's heading up the United Talent Agency 's new online unit, devoted to scouting out up-and-coming creators of Internet content
Executive Director of the Coalition on Human Needs, an alliance of national organizations that advocates for the poor in Washington, DC
American film producer and movie studio chairman
Professor of Law and Journalism at the University of California-Irvine; former legal affairs writer for the Los Angeles Times
Deputy Director of the Getty Foundation and co-director of Pacific Standard Time : Art in L.A. 1945-1980, a collaboration between the Getty and Southern California museums and galleries document the history of the LA art scene
President and Co-founder of AIDS Healthcare Foundation